Category Archives: Kingdom of God

The Church and Politics

I am writing as a concerned citizen of two kingdoms–the kingdom of man and the kingdom of God. As a citizen of the kingdom of man, I have a responsibility to submit to the government, “For their is no authority … Continue reading

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How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who Ask?

I’ve been spending time with Luke’s Gospel for a while now.  This morning I read the following and wanted to move on, but a question kept challenging me.  How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who ask? 11 “Which … Continue reading

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Definitions of the Gospel by Trevin Wax

For several years Trevin Wax says that he has been collecting definitions of the “gospel.”  He has managed to collect over 60 such.  But he then gives his take: The Gospel Proper (The Announcement) The gospel is the royal announcement … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“The kingdom of God is not a purely spiritual reality–a reign of God in one’s heart.  The coming of the kingdom of God in the world has political implications.”  —Joel Willitts

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